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New York and Ibiza Had a Beautiful Sexy Baby: They Called It Tel Aviv

Alona Elkayam | Posted 05.14.2015 | Travel
Alona Elkayam

I say Israel, you say shrapnel. I say Israel you say, unrest. But wait. You've got it all wrong. You see New York and Ibiza had this torrid love affair and had a baby. They called her Tel Aviv.

6 Reasons Why Taiwan Should Be On Your Bucket List

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 05.06.2015 | Travel
Janice S. Lintz

Taiwan is not a typical destination for Westerners yet it is popular with Chinese visitors. Taiwan has its own President, constitution, armed forces and currency but is officially called the Republic of China (ROC) despite being part of the People's Republic of China (PRC).

The Shift in Luxury Travel 'White Gloves & Silver Service' are OUT & 'Style' Is IN

Hope Gainer | Posted 08.25.2013 | Miami
Hope Gainer

White gloves and silver service are out. Pink sunglasses are in. That is according to co-founders, Serge Dive and Sarah Bell of LE Miami, a unique n...

Why Can't Hotels Keep It This Simple?

Civilian | Posted 02.12.2013 | Travel
Civilian

I loathe complex lighting pads, touch-screen technology and theatrical mood settings. Like many people, most of my stays in hotels are for two or three nights. Who has the time to get cosy with HAL from 2001: A Space Odyssey and negotiate the best of a hundred or so lighting arrangements?

A Lighthouse, An Old Library And 6 Other Amazing Places To Spend A Night

The Huffington Post | Amy Marturana | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Booking a stay in a standard, chain hotel is the easiest way to plan a vacation. A brand name assures us that our room will be comfortable, the lobby ...

A Stay At A Truly 'Captivating' Hotel

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 10.31.2012 | Travel
Dr. Irene S. Levine

The 201-room Nobis Hotel, which opened in 2010, is centrally located on Norrmalmstorg Square in downtown Stockholm. Its address has assumed an infamous role in history and culture: The term Stockholm Syndrome, coined in 1973, is used to describe a psychological phenomenon that occurred within these walls.

Cute Overload? Laura Ashley Set To Open Hotel

Posted 03.31.2012 | Travel

Laura Ashley--yes, the Laura Ashley of chintz and florals--announced plans to open a hotel in Hertfordshire, England on Thursday. The Guardian repo...

Back To School At Hong Kong's New Learning Hotel

Winnie So | Posted 11.06.2011 | Travel
Winnie So

This week, the nearly 2,000 faculty and students starting classes at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University's School of Hotel & Tourism Management (SHTM...

12 Most Dazzling Design Hotels

Jetsetter.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

2010-09-13-trav.jpgThere are hotels, and then there are design hotels where visionary architects, artists, designers and hoteliers come together to produce a work of art.

Ten Cool Hotels in NYC

Jack Hidary | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jack Hidary

Coming to New York and not sure which hotel to book? Tired of the usual midtown choices? Try these boutique hotels for a warmer, hipper experience.